How To Deadhead: Roses, Petunias, Geraniums And Why You Should

Deadheading is a gardening task that keeps your garden tidy and promotes more abundant blooms. To deadhead plant, you simply remove spent flowers by pinching them off or trimming them using pruners or … [Read more...]

Tiger Lily Flower: How To Care For Tiger Lilies

It's fun to grow lilies from bulbs, and the Tiger Lily (Lilium lancifolium syn. Lilium tigrinum) is a particularly striking and dramatic specimen. Lilies are very rewarding to grow because with … [Read more...]

How To Turn A Rusty Pool Spa Into A Beautiful Pond

Have you ever been interested in a backyard pond? This post shows how one creative DIy'r found an old pool spa for $20 and turned it into a beautiful pond. Related: How Old Tires Were Used To Make … [Read more...]

10 Small Balcony Garden Ideas: How To Dress Up Your Balcony

If you live in the city with limited outdoor space, you know the struggle of bringing beautiful greenery into your life. Luckily, even a tiny patio or small balcony garden, can transform into a small … [Read more...]

How To Make Outdoor Fall Decoration Using Pumpkins, Tulle And Christmas Lights

This post on the A Spotted Pony blog has outdoor decoration tips that you can implement with just a few common materials. One obvious way to give your outdoor areas seasonal color is to use … [Read more...]

How To Make A Beautiful Coiled Copper Wind Chime

I've seen wind chimes done in lots of different ways. With spoons, keys and even bamboo. My goodness, some people are blessed with such creativity! So many times we assume things need to be molded … [Read more...]

Mailbox Planter Idea: Makeover Garden Planter From a Mailbox!

Most people use mailboxes to collect their mail. However, if you're a gardener the uses for mailboxes go beyond just collecting mail. Some take every opportunity to incorporate these everyday and … [Read more...]

Sago Palm Care: How To Grow And Care For Cycas Revoluta

Sago palm care is easy making sago plants an excellent plant for inexperienced gardeners. The sago palm grows primarily in the landscape across the southern states but also grown as an indoor … [Read more...]

What Is The Oldest Potted Plant in the World?

Going through and organizing images on my computer recently I ran across these few I wanted to share. Here are pictures of one of the oldest potted plants in the world - Encephalartos altensteinii … [Read more...]

37 Garden Edging Ideas: How To Ways For Dressing Up Your Landscape

This collection of garden edging ideas will help you define borders, highlight an area, add texture and dress up your landscape. Often overlooked, lawn and flower bed edging can play an important … [Read more...]